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Windows 8 app store is the Achille's heal or cruel joke

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    Welcome to EightForums, dipper.

    Thanks for the link to the helpful video. :thumbup:

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    win8.1.1 enterprise


    noticed that in the video they had the same problem i had with a few free apps ,getting them to run ! skype would not run from start for them and they just skipped to a app that would run for there demonstration .The store is new and I'm sure it will get better with age
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    Sloe Deth, Californicatia
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    Windows 8 Pro with Media Center/Windows 7


    Quote Originally Posted by caperjack View Post
    noticed that in the video they had the same problem i had with a few free apps ,getting them to run ! skype would not run from start for them and they just skipped to a app that would run for there demonstration .The store is new and I'm sure it will get better with age
    Not only the store itself, but those who develop store apps. They are learning a new convention.
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